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Published: 14 May 2021

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780198868248

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Lucian: Alexander Or The False Prophet

Peter Thonemann

Clarendon Ancient History Series

  • The first full-length treatment of Lucian's Alexander in English
  • Includes extensive notes and an in-depth introduction to the social and religious context of the work
  • Includes a translation of the surviving fragments of Oinomaos of Gadara's The Exposure of Sorcerers, a contemporary Cynic attack on oracular divination